Compelling, Thrillerish Tale of Later-Life Liberation in an Oppressive Society
Suzanne Pradel is the founder of the BuchScout & SerienScout Agency which specialized in international script consultancy: the development from the first ideas to a successful screenplay. Together with the European Women’s Audiovisual Network (ewa) created a one-month “Female Scriptwriter’s Residency“ in Berlin to support female filmmakers to develop and promote their projects on an international level.
BuchScout is thrilled to announce that Vera Dreams of the Sea has been awarded the GrandPrix at Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) 2021 on Monday night.
We thank the Jury for this recognition! Thank you Tokyo, Thank you Japan
Set in Kosovo, the film follows a woman who discovers she may lose her house after her husband dies by suicide. The film received its world premiere in the Horizons section of this year’s Venice film festival. The Tokyo Grand Prix / Governor of Tokyo Award comes with a cash prize of $30,000.
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written by Doruntina Basha
script consulting by Suzanne Pradel
P: Isstria Creative Factory